Windrush Day 2021 at Firstsite!

All are welcome to this special Windrush Day event to celebrate Afro-Caribbean culture through stalls, live music, performance and dance. There will...

How will you be celebrating Windrush Day 2021?

Windrush Day 2021 will soon be upon us. We want to highlight all of the events and activities that will be...

Windrush then and now – A day to celebrate how the...

22 June 2021 will mark the fourth national Windrush Day and 73 years since the SS Empire Windrush arrived at Tilbury Docks...

We must honour the legacy of Windrush Day

No health or care worker should feel alien in this country, says Dame Donna Kinnair in her latest blog to mark Windrush...

The National Theatre announces final titles to be streamed for free...

A scene from Amadeus, centre Lucian Msamati as Antonio Salieri ...

Windrush 2020 Message from Cllr Joseph Ejiofor, Leader of Haringey Council

HMT Empire Windrush arrived at the Port of Tilbury on 21 June 1948 and its passengers disembarked a day later. The ship...

‘The Windrush Betrayal’ with Amelia Gentleman

We are pleased to welcome journalist Amelia Gentleman to Heffers, where she will discuss her new book, The Windrush Betrayal:...

Windrush Reminiscence Room Musical Rewind with Composer Alric Wilson Tue, 18...

Old Laundry Yard15 Market LaneW12 8EZwww.eventbrite.co.uk/e/windrush Composer Producer and accomplished pianist takes us through a Musical Rewind of chart...

Nazerone (Neddie) Howells – A life dedicated to Britain and the...

Nazerone (Neddie) Howells arrived in the UK from Trinidad to train as a nurse at Cross Houses Hospital near Shrewsbury.  After living...

Celebrating the Windrush Generation in Newham

Celebrating the Windrush Generation in Newham. A day of celebration of the contributions of Caribbean people to Britain

Black Cultural Archives, Who Are We?

Established in 1981 and situated in its iconic building in Brixton’s Windrush Square since 2014, Black Cultural Archives (BCA) is the...

Spirit of Windrush: Contributions to Multicultural Britain – a service of...

In the midst of life’s mundane, there comes the occasional moment to treasure. Such a moment is what 12 noon on...

Must Read

Not all of us came on the Windrush by Harris Museum,...

‘Not all of us came on the Windrush’ is a spoken word sharing and an exploration into the stories of Afro...

Windrush, Migration & Reggae

History and music industry consultant Kwaku posits that there probably would not be the reggae genre or the global phenomenon that...

Luton Windrush Day Celebration 2019 by Luton Windrush Planning Committee

An event to remember and celebrate Luton's Windrush Generation and their immense contribution to Luton Town. This is a FREE event....

Windrush Day – Caribbean Activity Day

Jun 22, 2019 Free admission An activity day bringing together elders who contributed to...

6 ways to mark Windrush Day and challenge the racist hostile...

Jonathan Stevenson Today is Windrush Day, marking the day 72 years ago when the Empire Windrush ship arrived at...

Nottingham Trent University

Sofia Aatkar is a Midlands4Cities funded PhD student at Nottingham Trent University where she teaches on the ‘Black Writing in Britain’...

The Empire Windrush generation and the continuing struggle for Black Education:...

A recent Voice newspaper article(11th February,2018)reported  the latest statistics from 'The Universities and Colleges Admissions Service'( Ucas )which show an increase in...

Prostate Cancer – Together we can beat this

Actor Rudolph Walker tells us about his Caribbean roots and passion for the cause  What do you know...

The Windrush scandal is not over, and we must all keep...

The bond between the Windrush generation and all of us is unbreakable. In June 1948, the Empire Windrush docked at Tilbury...

Windrush By Joshua Street

To the older generations above me, it’s what made "Britain Great" and to the younger generations, they think “it’s when the...

Windrush Luton 2019 by Revd Jo Burke

A joyful celebration of the Windrush generation, their stories and contributions to Britain. With a steel pan...

Windrush – one chapter in a longer story

In the beginning was the Windrush. That is how the story is usually told – a tale of arrival, of racism and...